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Mya Frazier / Columbia Journalism Review:
Facebook, Amazon stifle public debate on tax incentives they receive by demanding prior notice before state and local govt. officials respond to FOIA requests   —  It was whispered like some secret oracle: Sidecat, sidecat is coming.  —  Negotiations over the tax incentive deal began in Ohio …
Feb 2, 2018, 7:45 PMIn context
Anya Schiffrin / Columbia Journalism Review:
How European regulators are weighing control of misinformation and free speech, hampered by a lack of consensus, research, public data from Facebook and Google   —  This month, a new law against hate speech will go into effect in Germany, fining Facebook, Twitter, YouTube …
Oct 30, 2017, 7:00 AMIn context
Columbia Journalism Review:
Tow study: news audiences on social platforms seek more transparency amid misunderstanding of algorithms, blame platforms for “fake news”, worry about privacy   —  EXECUTIVE SUMMARY  —  As more and more people get at least some of their news from social platforms …
Oct 25, 2017, 10:55 AMIn context
Tamar Wilner / Columbia Journalism Review:
Facebook offers mea culpa to reporters during “News on Facebook” roadshow in Texas, says it's recommitted to listening to local journalists and newsrooms   —  Facebook called local news “the starting place for great journalism” last month, in a wide-ranging announcement for the company's new “Facebook Journalism Project.”
Feb 15, 2017, 3:05 PMIn context
Merissa Marr / Columbia Journalism Review:
Three years after launch, The Information has a reporting staff of 10, is cash-flow positive, and juggles a closed-club feel with aggressive reporting   —  On the astro-turfed rooftop of a SoHo penthouse this summer, a mix of tech executives, investors, and B-list celebrities sipped Champagne …
Dec 4, 2016, 8:00 AMIn context
Emily Bell / Columbia Journalism Review:
Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg need to recognize the dangers of disseminating a flood of fake news, or public perception of the platform will continue to erode   —  Mark Zuckerberg hosts a Q&A at Facebook headquarters on December 11, 2014.  Photo via Facebook Newsroom
Nov 12, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context
Damaris Colhoun / Columbia Journalism Review:
Social media censorship in Bangladesh hints at long-term problems for publishers   —  Two weeks have passed since the government in Bangladesh blocked access to Facebook, WhatsApp, Viber, and other social media sites.  In Dhaka, some people have crowded into hotel lobbies to access private networks …
Dec 4, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Chris Ip / Columbia Journalism Review:
John Siracusa's legendary - and lengthy - Apple reviews reach their 15th year   — Apple reviews reach their 15th year  Though he only writes a major story every year or two, for the last decade and a half John Siracusa has built a reputation as one of Apple's most influential critics.
Aug 25, 2014, 10:50 AMIn context
Michael Rosenwald / Columbia Journalism Review:
Profile: Mark Gurman, Apple “scoop master” and 20-year-old college student, who makes in excess of six figures a year   —  Apple can't hide from a 20-year-old reporter  —  The University of Michigan student gets behind the tech titan's newest products
Aug 23, 2014, 9:45 AMIn context
Sara Morrison / CJR:
The limits of Internet research   —  “Rule number one of the Web: You don't mess with The Oatmeal”  —  Internet research helped Buzzfeed contributor Jack Stuef unmask @ComfortablySmug, the Twitter account that earned ire for posting false information during Hurricane Sandy.  Stuef was praised for his work then.
Dec 12, 2012, 1:30 AMIn context

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